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2014-08-19 08:23:09

First Half of $100 Million Q3 Investment in the North Carolina Solar Market Deployed CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Three new North Carolina utility-scale solar farms have begun producing power, racking up another 18.2 MW, equal to taking about 2,400 passenger vehicles off the road for the year. A significant portion of the investment responsible for the projects was managed by Washington, D.C.-based solar investment and financing firm, Sol Systems....

2014-08-19 08:22:46

Yingli Installs Solar Power System at FC Bayern Munich's Training Center BAODING, China and ZURICH, Switzerland, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") module manufacturer in the world, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that it has installed a solar power system on the roof of FC Bayern Munich's training facility on Sabener StraBe. The...

2014-08-19 08:21:55

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Aerospace Systems has installed a Cloud Cap Technology TASE 400HD airborne imaging system on a new Airbus Helicopters Inc. AS350b3e helicopter, operated by the Mississippi Department of Public Safety (DPS) Highway Air Operations. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). The installation of the Cloud Cap Technology TASE 400HD will provide the Mississippi Highway Patrol Air Operations with...

2014-08-19 08:21:47

High-Efficiency Hybrid Energy Storage System Reduces Energy Consumption; Excess Power Used to Charge Electric Vehicles SAN DIEGO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL) announced today that Win Inertia, an engineering firm specializing in power electronics, energy storage and control and communication systems, is using its ultracapacitors for a stationary wayside braking energy recuperation system at an electric rail system in Cerro Negro, Spain. Win...

2014-08-19 08:21:37

World's most rewarded radar and laser detectors to appear on Velocity Network TV BRISTOL, Tenn., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTinc.com), announced that its SEMA Show 'Best New Product' winner, the world's first and only all-digital detector, the PASSPORT(®) Max(TM) High Definition windshield mount radar/laser detector and its new Laser Shifter Pro(TM) laser defense system will be featured on the Velocity Network's popular TV show Motorhead Garage. Photo -...

2014-08-19 08:21:26

Kulcar reduces hot car temperatures by up to 68 degrees MIAMI, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A solar-powered car ventilation system, Kulcar, offers the U.S. consumer market an improved, more effective way to keep car interiors cool. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140818/137150 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140818/137151 Gone are the days when car owners needed to touch hot steering wheels and seat belt buckles while inhaling dangerous fumes in their own...

2014-08-19 08:21:24

Rockzip Highballoons has already reached one third of its goal for the Kickstarter campaign in only six days MICHIGAN CITY, Ind., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- US aerospace start-up, Rockzip Highballoons, in just 6 days has raised over 30% of the needed $15,000 from 125 crowdfunding backers to commercialize its first model of highballoons (high-altitude balloons) to be commissioned as floating space satellites. (http://kck.st/1sSGy6c) Photo -...

2014-08-19 08:20:49

Former Senior Vice President of Coca-Cola Refreshments Joins Innovative Packaging-Centric Supply Chain Services Company ATLANTA, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coregistics, a packaging-centric supply chain services company, today announced that Chris Gaffney, former senior vice president at Coca-Cola Refreshments, has been named Chief Operating Officer. In this role, Gaffney will oversee operations in all six Coregistics facilities, ensuring companywide alignment with overarching...

2014-08-19 08:20:42

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it has entered into a strategic alliance with 3Gtms, Inc., a privately-held provider of transportation management systems (TMS). The alliance includes an equity investment in 3Gtms by Trimble and a commercial reseller agreement with TMW Systems, part of Trimble's Transportation and Logistics Division. 3Gtms offers 3G-TM planning and shipment management software that will be marketed by TMW...

2014-08-19 04:24:05

LONDON, August 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vaultize (http://www.vaultize.com), the leader in Enterprise File Sync & Share (EFSS), secure anywhere access and mobile collaboration, today announced the beta release of its anywhere access connector for Google Drive[TM] for Work. Combined with built-in Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), Data Protection and Data Loss Prevention (DLP) capabilities, Vaultize enables enterprise users to uniformly and ubiquitously access, edit and...


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Atari Lynx
2014-07-15 14:42:15

The Atari Lynx is a handheld gaming console released in September 1989, by the Atari Corporation. It was the first handheld to feature a color LCD screen. The Lynx (Handy Game) was originally developed by Epyx in 1987, but the company had financial troubles and agreed to have Atari handle production and marketing of the system. In 1991, Atari re-released the Lynx with improved hardware, longer battery life, and a sleeker look. Known as the Lynx II, it had rubber hand grips, a stereo...

The History of Mobile Phone Technology
2014-07-14 13:56:38

Smartphones and feature phones are as common now as traditional landline phones were for decades. These handheld devices are so popular that many homes now only use mobile phones, increasingly pushing landline devices into the obsolete category. But while the popularity of mobile connectivity is vast today, it is still a very young technology when compared to its landline counterparts, which have been in existence since the mid-1800s. To be clear, the history of the mobile phone focuses on...

The History Of Wearable Technology
2014-06-24 10:20:15

Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...

Nomophobia
2013-12-24 14:19:08

Nomophobia is the fear of being out of mobile phone contact. The term, which is an abbreviation for “no-mobile-phone-phobia”, was coined during a study by the UK Post Office who commissioned YouGov, a UK-based research organization to take a look at anxieties suffered by mobile phone users. The study found that almost 53 percent of mobile phone users in Britain have a tendency to be anxious when they “lose their mobile phone, run out of battery or credit, or have no network coverage”....

Technophobia
2013-12-24 11:45:54

Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....

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